Category Archives: raves



Diversity of Families

Welcome to the July 2013 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Learning About Diversity This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Hobo Mama and Code Name: Mama. This month our participants have shared how … Continue reading

07.09.2013    9 Comments    babies, jana, raves


Iain Banks & Reading with Babies

I’ve always been a bit reader. With the little I’ve found it relatively easy to continue to read. Lots. I’ve read blog posts and social networks. I’ve followed links to new information that’s helped me help friends. I’ve read easy … Continue reading

04.24.2013    Leave a comment    jana, learning, life, raves


Silas’ new toy by CraftyBestemor

My friend Anne is pretty awesome. She came to hang out with Silas and I when Jason was away to keep us company and provide some adult conversation. She brought Silas this awesome little stuffed bear rattle tactile tag blanket. … Continue reading

04.11.2013    Leave a comment    babies, knitting, life, raves


Yarn for Wise Daughters

I was doing a small destash recently and came across an entire bag of hand spun yarn that I’d totally forgot about. Seriously, how do you forget about 10 skeins of yarn? Since my yarn is proving to be popular … Continue reading

01.17.2011    4 Comments    crafting, knitting, raves


Fall Yarn School – Harveyville Kansas

Sometime earlier this year a friend of mine told me about Yarn School. There aren’t a lot of spinning workshops/classes around, so I knew that I was going to have to travel in order to learn more.  Yarn School sounded … Continue reading